Ratings are by Gene Triplett, George Lang, Brandy McDonnell, Matthew Price, Dennis King and Sandi Davis. Ratings are based on a four-star system: 1 star (poor), 2 stars (fair), 3 stars (should see), 4 stars (must see).
R 1:51 See review
PG-131:37 See review
R1:46 See review
‘Top Gun: An IMAX 3-D Experience'
PG1:40 See review
R2:00 4 stars
Ben Affleck directed and stars in this dramatization of the CIA's mission to rescue six Americans from Tehran during the Iran Hostage Crisis in 1980. (Language and some violent images) GL
‘Beasts of the Southern Wild'
PG-131:31 4 stars
Hushpuppy lives with her father, Wink, in “the Bathtub,” a southern Delta community at the edge of the world. (Thematic material including child imperilment, some disturbing images, language and brief sensuality) GL
‘Bullet to the Head'
R 1:31 1 ½ stars
Sylvester Stallone plays a New Orleans hit man trying to track down the guys who set him up. (Strong violence, bloody images, language, some nudity and brief drug use) WIRE
R1:49 2 ½ stars
An ex-cop (Mark Wahlberg) is hired by a big city mayor (Russell Crowe) to spy on his wife. (Pervasive language, some sexual content and violence) WIRE
R 2:45 4 stars
Director Quentin Tarantino takes his blood-splashing mayhem to new heights in this epic revenge tale about a former slave (Jamie Foxx) who becomes a bounty hunter. (Strong language and explicit violence throughout) GT
R 1:53 2 stars
Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin play a pair of Los Angeles police petectives leading a small secret squad of cops trying to take down ruthless mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn). (Strong violence and language) GL
‘Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters'
R 1:28 1 ½ stars
Hansel (Jeremy Renner) and Gretel (Gemma Arterton) have grown up into fearsome witch hunters. (Strong fantasy horror violence and gore, brief sexuality/nudity and language) WIRE
‘A Haunted House'
R 1:20 Not screened for press
A married couple (co-writer Marlon Wayans and Essence Atkins) move into a dream home but soon learn a demon also resides there. (Crude and sexual content, language and some drug use)
‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey'
PG-13 2:46 2 ½ stars
“Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson returns to Middle-Earth for the first of three planned films based on J.R.R. Tolkien's novel “The Hobbit.” (extended sequences of intense fantasy action violence and frightening images) DK
PG-13 1:47 3 ½ stars
Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor play tourists trying to keep themselves and their three young sons alive in the wake of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. (Intense realistic disaster sequences, including disturbing injury images and brief nudity) GT
PG-13 2:10 3 stars
Tom Cruise takes on the military policeman of Lee Childs' novels. (Violence, language and some drug material) BM
‘The Last Stand'
R 1:47 3 stars
Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as a sheriff fighting off a drug cartel. (Strong bloody violence throughout and language) WIRE
PG-132:37 3 ½ stars